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Category: Extraction

5 Best Soups to Promote Healing After Dental Work

Posted November 01, 2019

3 min read After sitting in a dentist’s chair for what can seem like hours, the last thing you want to think about is eating boring foods that will leave you feeling hungry.  Oral surgeries like wisdom teeth removal or root canals and routine dental work can leave your mouth feeling sore and painful. One […]

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5 Reasons Why You May Need a Tooth Extraction

Posted September 21, 2019

Sometimes, you have to get a tooth pulled. It’s no walk in the park, but it is a necessary part of maintaining dental health in cases where leaving the tooth in question could pose an array of other—often much more serious—health concerns. Impaction, tooth decay, periodontal and gum disease, trauma, or tooth overcrowding are all […]

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Why Do I Need My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Posted May 09, 2019

Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars a person gets in their lifetime. The majority of patients experience wisdom tooth eruption between the ages of 16 and 20 when the bone is softer. It is advisable to undergo an extraction procedure before the age of 20 to minimize the risk of complications […]

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Pediatric Dentistry: What Parents Need to Know

Posted April 08, 2019

When your child’s first tooth comes in, it is time to start thinking about their oral health. Some parents even begin their child’s journey to optimal oral health before the first tooth comes in by gently wiping their gums after a meal. It can be overwhelming for a parent to think about how a child […]

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Acute vs. Chronic Toothache: When to See Your Dentist

Posted March 01, 2019

The nagging pain of a toothache can affect your daily routine from chewing to overall comfort. Without the necessary treatment, a toothache can worsen and potentially develop into a more severe condition. If you are experiencing tooth pain, you may need to schedule an appointment with your dentist to alleviate the discomfort and treat the […]

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